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Pinacoplacites

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Pinacoceratidae

Taxonomy
Pinacoplacites was named by Diener (1916) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr u Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant. Its type is Placites meridianus.

It was assigned to Pinacoceratidae by Spath (1951) and Tozer (1981); and to Ceratitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1916Pinacoplacites Diener
1951Pinacoplacites Spath p. 168
1981Pinacoplacites Tozer p. 94
2002Pinacoplacites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyPinacocerataceaeMojsisovics 1879
familyPinacoceratidaeMojsisovics 1879
genusPinacoplacitesDiener 1916

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available